Miller Center

Urban Politics & the War on Poverty

The War On Poverty

Wesley Phelps, Ivy Holliman, Guian McKee, Tom Jackson, Rhonda Y Williams
November 9, 2007
9:00AM - 9:00AM (EST)

9:00 am – 10:45 am

"'We do not have large areas of poverty & discontent': Urban Renewal, Unrest, & Antipoverty Programs in Atlanta, Georgia" — Ivy Holliman, University of Georgia

"'This Government is With Us': Lyndon Johnson and the Grassroots War on Poverty" — Guian A. McKee, University of Virginia

"Local Implementation of Antipoverty Programs in Houston in the 1960s" — Wesley Phelps, Rice University

"'We Had Better Listen': Community Action, Poor People, and Municipal Politics in Baltimore" — Rhonda Y. Williams, Case Western Reserve University

Moderator: Tom Jackson, University of North Carolina, Greenboro

Wesley Phelps
Wesley Phelps
Ivy Holliman
Ivy Holliman
Guian McKee
Guian McKee
Tom Jackson
Tom Jackson
Rhonda Y Williams
Rhonda Y Williams

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